Wellness Resources

Campus Resources

Are you ill or injured?
Health Services would like you to stop by our office in Building 3 Room 165. We have Registered Nurses and a Nurse Practitioner available by appointment.

Are you an athlete who has been injured?
Come to Health Services or see the Athletic Trainer, for a possible referral to the team physician, if your physician is not available.

No Medical Insurance, no funds, no care?
Health Service can help with referrals to low or no cost primary care clinics.

No Dental Care?
Make an appointment at our Dental Hygiene Clinic for a cleaning and evaluation. Treatment is provided by our dental hygiene students and it’s FREE (or close to it)!

Are you concerned that you or a friend has a drinking problem or a drug problem?
Seek out the Counseling Center for personal counseling. Walk-in times are posted for counselors. Stop in or call (292-2030) for an appointment with a counselor.

Want to learn more about “personal growth” or study habits?
Try attending one of the Brighton Counseling Center’s Workshops. Workshops address issues common among college students such as procrastination and test anxiety.

Do you prefer some self help information from the Counseling Center?
On-line help includes topics from impulse control and depression to sexual orientation and cults.

Concerned about a possible STD and other relationship problems?
Eating and sleeping problems?
Experiencing signs of depression or more seriously, suicidal thoughts?
These are issues you shouldn’t try to deal with alone. Stop by Health Services or Services for Students with Disabilities office.

Has illness or injury interfered with your class attendance?
Talk with your Professor.

Missed 2 weeks or more of classes?
Contact Health Services at 292-2018.

Missed final exam?
Serious illness or family matter?
Have you missed numerous classes because of this?
Do you have to leave school?
Contact Student Services at 292-2124.

Lost your books, your keys, or your sweater?
Stop at the information desk at the main entrance to MCC.

Serious problems on campus such as theft, abuse, harassment, altercation?
Have you been a victim of rape?
Date rape?
Seen or involved in drugs or alcohol on campus?
Contact Resident Advisor. They are the answer to many of the questions you may have.

Off-Campus Resources

Where to Receive Care When Health Services Is Closed:

   For Emergencies: Click HERE

   For Non-Emergency Questions: Call 2-1-1, www.211fingerlakes.org

Hospital Emergency Departments

Highland Hospital Urgent Care Service- ALL Insurances Accepted
ED - (585) 341-6880, FAX - (585) 341-8221
1000 South Avenue
Rochester N.Y 14620
12 noon - 10 pm, 7 days/week
Pediatric and Adult Patients, X-Ray and Laboratory Services are available. Capability of transfer to full service Emergency Department

Unity Hospital Quick Care Service - ALL Insurances Accepted
ED - (585) 723-7070, FAX - (585) 723-7045
1555 Long Pond Road.
Rochester N.Y 14626
8 am- 12 Midnight, 7 days/week
All patients triaged by ED RN. No Fevers over 101 F. No head trauma, 2nd degree burns, or chemical splashes to the eye. Laboratory and X-Ray services available. Capability of transfer to full service Emergency Department.

Rochester General Hospital Fast Track - ALL Insurances Accepted
(585) 922-2300,
1425 Portland Avenue
Rochester N.Y 14621
24 Hours/Day, 7 Days/Week
* From 2 pm until 12 Midnight, a defined Fast Track provider is available. Patients enter ED and are directed to either the Fast Track Services or the full service Emergency Room based on Nursing Triage assessment.

Strong Memorial Urgent Care Services - ALL Insurances Accepted
ED - (585) 275-4551, FAX - (585) 275-1021
601 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester N.Y 14642
24 Hours/Day, 7 Days/Week
All patients initially triaged by ED RN. No phone triage. Laboratory and X-Ray services are available. Capability of transfer to full service Emergency Department.

Urgent Care

Urgent Care Centers offer care for minor injureis or illnesses while avoiding time consuming and expensive visits to the emergency room. The centers below specialize in treating patients with minor illnesses or injuries after primary care offices have closed for the day. Examples of minor injuries or illnesses include urinary tract infections, cuts, sprains, simple fractures, flu-like symptoms, earaches, fever, and minor burns. Each student is responsible for fees incurred for medical care received in the community. Please check the website or call the Urgent Care centers before you go to be sure they accept your health insurance.

Rochester Immediate Care - 2 Locations
1) PH (585) 225-5252; FAX (585) 225-5256
2745 West Ridge Rd,
Greece, NY 14626
M-F 9 am - 10 pm
Sat-Sun 9 am - 8 pm

2) PH (585) 872-2273; FAX (585) 872-2275
1065 West Ridge Rd.
Webster, NY 14580
M-F 9 am - 10 pm
Sat-Sun 9 am - 8 pm

AccelCare - 2 Locations
1) PH 585-413-1800
1300 Jefferson Rd., Ste 100, Henrietta
M-F 10 am-8 pm; Sat & Sun 10 am-7 pm

2) PH (585) 203-1056
3400 Monroe Ave., Rochester
M-F 10 am-10 pm; Sat & Sun 10 am-8 pm

Urgent Care by Lifetime Health - Marion B. Folsom Health Center
Open to everyone. Make a same day appointment or walk in.
All major insurances accepted.
(585) 338-1200
Map to Folsom Health Center 1850 Brighton Henrietta Town Line Rd.
Rochester, NY 14623
M-F 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Urgent Care by Lifetime Health - Jospeh C. Wilson Health Center
Open to everyone. Make same day appointment or walk in.
All major insurances accepted
(585) 338-1200; TTY (585) 336-4894
800 Carter Street
Rochester, NY 14621

Urgent Care by Lifetime Health - Greece Health Center
Open to everyone. Make a same day appointment to walk in.
All major insurances accepted.
(585) 338-1200; FAX (585) 227-8322
470 Long Pond Road
Rochester, NY 14612
M-F NOON - 10:00 PM
SAT/SUN 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Eastside Medical Urgent Care, LLC
PH - (585) 388-5280
2226 Penfield Road, Rte 441
Penfield, N.Y 14526
M-F 11 am - 11 pm
Weekends & Major Holidays 9 am - 6 pm

Unity Health Walk-In Care Center (no appointment needed)
PH - (585) 368-5280
Map to Unity Health Walk-In Care Center 89 Genesee Street
Rochester N.Y 14611
24 hours/day, 7 days/week
Many Insurances Accepted

Specialty Urgent Care

University Orthopedic Associates - Urgent Care Hotline
PH (585) 275-5321 8 am- 4:30 pm
PH (585) 341-9252 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
4901 Lac de Ville Blvd (Clinton Crossings - Bldg. D)
Rochester, NY 14618
M-F 8 am - 7:30 pm Appointment ONLY
24-Hour Acute Care Answering Service
Call (585) 275-5321
Acute orthopedic injuries requiring 24-hour same day care.
Most Insurances Accepted

Low-Cost / No-Cost Care

(585) 454-7530
Map to Threshold 80 St. Paul Street, 4th Floor
Rochester, NY 14604
Up to age 25

St. Joseph’s Neighborhood Center
(585) 325-5260
Map to St. Joseph’s Neighborhood Center 417 South Avenue
Rochester, NY 14620
No Insurance Necessary

Mercy Outreach Center
(585) 288-2634
Map to Mercy Outreach Center 142 Webster Avenue
Rochester, NY 14609
For persons with no health insurance only


MCC's Dental Hygiene Clinic
(585) 292-2045
Brighton Campus
Bldg. 7, Rm 201

Eastman Dental Clinic - (EDC Site) - Howitt Urgent Dental Care Center
PH (585) 275-5051 Appointment Line
625 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14620
M-F 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Some Evening & Saturday appointments available
Closed most Holidays
Emergencies M-F 8:30 am - 5:00 pm


University Otolaryngology Associates
PH (585) 758-5700
2365 South Clinton Avenue
Rochester, NY 14618


Dinesh K. Chawla, M.D.
PH (585) 442-2020
If no answer call: (585) 453-2076
1992 Clinton Avenue South
Rochester, NY 14618

Jamison Eye Care
Dr. Michele Jamison/Dr. Richard Jamison
PH (585) 225-5883
90 Erie Canal Dr.
Rochester, NY 14618

Monroe Eye Care
Dr. Arnold Shapiro
PH (585) 442-1420
1644 Monroe Avenue
Rochester, NY 14618

Dr. Robert Walsh
PH (585) 225-4730
1777 English Rd.
Rochester, NY 14616


The Allen J. Flood Companies, Inc
PH (800) 734-9326
Angela French x225; Dawn Capozzoli x224
2 Madison Avenue
Larchmont, NY 10538
A J. Flood Website
E-Mail: afrench@ajfusa.com; dcapozzoli@ajfusa.com

Excellus Insurance
Joan Paquette Sales and Marketing Facilitated Enroller
PH (585) 453-6458
FAX (585) 238-3679
165 Court Street
Rochester, NY 14647
E-Mail: Joan.Paquette@Excellus.com

No Insurance?
To determine eligitility for state insurance and other benefits click here.


Crisis Intervention - Lifeline
PH (585) 275-5151 or dial 211
*A 24-Hour/7 Day a week free and confidential telephone couseling service for:
Information and referrals on Human Service Needs
*Crisis intervention for basic medical and mental health problems
*Short-term mental health supportive counseling
Lifeline serves Monroe, Wayne, and Cayuga Counties

Mercy Outreach Center
(585) 288-2634
142 Webster Avenue
Rochester, NY 14609
For persons with no health insurance only

Spiritus Christi Mental Health Center
PH (585) 325-1180
121 N. Fitzhugh Street
Rochester, NY 14614
Daytime & Evening appointments available Monday-Friday

PH (800) 273- 8255

DBSA (Depression & Bipolar Support Alliance) of Rochester & Canandaigua
PH (585) 924-7936
Information and peer support to people with Depression or Bipolar Disorder & their families.

Unity Mental Health
PH (585) 723-7736


Highland Family Planning - 2 Locations
1) Lovejoy Family Medicine Center - Highland Family Medicine
777 South Clincon Ave - RTS Bus Rte 11
Monday & Wednesday 12:30pm-7pm

2) East Ridge Family Medicine
809 East Ridge Rd - RTS Bus Rte 4
Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 9am-4:15pm

Monroe County Health Department Sexually Transmitted Disease Clinic
(585) 753-5481
Bullshead Plaza
Map to Monroe County Health Department 855 West Main St.
Rochester, NY 14611
Mon, Tues, & Wed 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Thurs 8:30 am - 11:30 am
Fri 7:30 am - 2:30 pm
Walk-In - No Appointment Needed

Planned Parenthood
(585) 546-2595
1-866-600-6886 (Toll-Free Hotline) for Appts., Questions, Contact a Nurse or Speak to a Counselor
114 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14605
Helpline Hours:
Mon - Thurs 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 12:00 pm



Allergy Asthma Immunology of Rochester
*300 Meridian Centre, Suite 300
225 Perinton Hills Office Park
1 Saredon Place, Suite 200
3170 West St., Suite 275
Canandaigua, NY

Allergy Associates of Rochester
300 S. Goodman
2401 Lac DeVille Blvd., Suite 240 Bldg. D

Genesee Health Services
220 Alexander Street
10 Hagen Drive, Penfield


Contact Information

Brighton Campus
Building 3, Room 165
Map to Student Health
M-F 8:45 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
(585) 292-2018
Fax: (585) 292-3856